Search Results for "reykjavik nine"

Aug 01 2008

Saving Iceland Blockades Rio Tinto-Alcan’s Smelter in Iceland


... trucks were told to leave and come back next week. Nobody was arrested. Reykjavík Energy (Orkuveita Reykjavíkur) pulled out from an energy deal ...

Dec 25 2007

‘The Age of Aluminum’ by Mimi Sheller


... ice-caps, and lush green summer pastures full of shaggy horses. In Reykjavik, I attended the conference Saving Iceland: Global Perspectives on Heavy ...

Dec 16 2007

Icelandic Santas Cause Mischief in Hengill


... Hengill have already suffered enough exploitation from Orkuveita Reykjavikur (OR). At the moment Hellisheiðarvirkjun produces about three times ...

Sep 02 2007

‘Aluminium Tyrants’ – The Ecologist


... have announced plans for a new 250,000 mtpy facility at Helguvík near Reykjavik. Whilst waiting for an Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) to be ...

Jul 28 2007

State Harassment of Saving Iceland Activists


... utlendigar (foreign) activists have had their passports siezed by the Reykjavik Police Dep. After many contradictory statements, Geir Jon, Head of ...

Apr 25 2007

FAQ


... Aluminum are currently expanding their smelter in Hvalfjordur north of Reykjavik. Century's extension will be supplied from geothermal plants run by ...

Aug 04 2004

Kárahnjúkar – Some Facts About the Project


... Landsvirkjun. This company has three shareholders, the government, the City of Reykjavik and the City of Akureyri. Landsvirkjun is raising funds ...

Mar 27 2004

The Icelandic Rift Industry Versus Natural Splendor in a “Progressive” Nation by Jon Swan


... ministerial positions on the other side of the country, in Reykjavik, have been promising to bring heavy industry to the east, with the dual purpose ...

Jan 01 2004

‘Damned Nation’ by Mark Lynas


... areas of Iceland that are facing depopulation as people move to Reykjavik in search of jobs – underlie the government's policy of developing ...

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